With the business industry changing and evolving since the pandemic, having top leadership skills is dire in the business world. Leaders have significant responsibilities when it comes to their team and making sure they are shaping the work environment and pushing workers to their potential. Nikolas Onoufriadis talks about some leadership skills every successful leader should master.
Leaders are the first to make big decisions in the company; some can be simple, and some can be very complex, which could impact the workplace. The skill to work through and decipher a decision to make not only the best choice for the company but also your team is incredibly important. Leaders have to rely on logic, their gut, and intuition to get through some difficult decisions, which is a skill every leader should know.
In any industry, change is always happening, and things are constantly evolving; because of this, leaders need to be able to grow and work with the change instead of working against it. As the markets continually go in different directions, so should you as a leader. Being able to adapt shows resilience and flexibility and shows that you can work around any complicated situation.
Communication is vital in all ways of life, especially in business and leadership. When leading a team of people, you need to be able to say what you expect and what you envision so they are able to do their job properly. You also need to be able to communicate with other higher-ups as well as other people in the business industry, as networking is crucial in any business. Networking relies on communication and being able to talk about your business.
When you try to do all the work yourself, even if you think you can do it best, having too much work will reduce productivity. Leaders need to be able to delegate their tasks to other workers, giving them more time to care about more prominent projects that matter and could impact the company. Not only does this help you, but it makes your team feel more important and makes them feel like you trust them to take on your tasks. When your team trusts you, that makes the business run smoothly.
Being a leader is more than just helping run a business and giving out tasks; it’s mastering these skills to be able to have an effective team and company. By taking advantage of these skills, you will create a thriving and comfortable work environment. People look up to leaders who care about their position and their team.
About Nikolas Onoufriadis:
Nikolas Onoufriadis is considered an international business success, as he is a professional global entrepreneur and business executive. He has done business in over ten countries spanning across 15 years. Not only is he fluent in business, but fluent in Greek and English and can speak some German and Spanish.
People who have gotten to work with Nikolas Onoufriadis have been lucky enough to receive his mentorship, negotiation tactics, sensitivity training, and cross-cultural statesmanship. Nikolas loves inspiring young people who are starting their careers.
He has other experience in different fields as well, such as mental health, being a Mental Health Counselor and Management Consultant at the Institute for Mental Health in Athens, Greece. He also has founded his very own management and business consulting company called Power2U Consulting. Where he offers his services and advice to private and public organizations.
When Nikolas Onoufriadis isn't working, he enjoys taking the time to explore and talk about his love for watches and the process of making watches. He also enjoys exploring Boston and trying new food or drink places in the area.